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Trains from Prague to Wels

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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Prague to Wels. Traveling by train from Prague to Wels usually takes around 9 hours and 14 minutes, but the fastest RegioJet train can make the trip in 8 hours and 44 minutes.

Distance133 mi (214 km)
Fastest train8h 44m
Lowest price€42.89
Most frequent serviceRegioJet
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Prague to Wels?

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
RegioJet29h 14m€47.73
  • RegioJet

    RegioJet

    RegioJet train tickets from Prague to Wels start from €43, and on average cost . Daily there are 2 RegioJet schedules to Wels. RegioJet in Prague leaves from ÚAN Florenc . And in Wels trains arrive at Central Station .

    From Prague to Wels train travel on RegioJet takes 9 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to Wels faster, RegioJet offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 44 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, RegioJet offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Wels.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Prague to Wels during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Prague to Wels?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Prague to Wels, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How long is the train journey from Prague to Wels?

The distance between Prague and Wels is approximately 133 miles, or 214 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 14 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 44 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Prague to Wels are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Prague at 07:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Prague to Wels?

Trains leave the station in Prague twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Wels to Prague. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Prague to Wels for €18.51.

City Information

Prague

With storied churches and beautiful castles, Prague was once the hidden gem of Europe, and it has now revealed its beauty to the world. Prague’s prized landmark is the majestic Prague Castle, which is the largest castle complex in the world. The castle is an amalgamation of many different architectural styles, making it a very special destination to visit. You might even get to see the president of Czechia as well, since it is his office! If you simply want to stroll around and enjoy the vibe of the city, head for the Old Town Square, which has seen very few changes since its conception in the 12th century. If you are not afraid of a little hiking, head to Petrin Hill, which is one of the largest green areas in the city. The area also houses the Rose Garden and Seminary Garden, featuring more than 2,100 trees.

Prague’s food scene is not as well-known as other famous cities’, but the local dishes such as knedlíky or bramboráky will pleasantly surprise you. La Degustation Boheme Bourgeoise is a Michelin-starred restaurant that offers amazing Czech dishes. For local beers, don’t hesitate to check out U Medvídku.

Praha hlavní nádraží is the largest international train station in Prague and it’s located right in the heart of the city. Not too far from the train station is Prague’s central bus station. The principal airport in the city is the Václav Havel Airport Prague.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Prague?

Prague Florenc Central Bus Station  - CZPRGDEFLX-0

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Departure stations

There is one train station in Prague.

All train stations in Prague:

  • ÚAN Florenc

Where is the train station in Wels?

Arrival stations

Wels has one train station.

Train stations in Wels:

  • Central Station

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